Subject: Re: bin/6467: behavior of gcc -nostdlib
To: MINOURA Makoto <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/20/1998 00:20:01
On 20 Nov 1998, MINOURA Makoto wrote:
: Todd> : gcc(1) -- do not link libc and the startup.
: Todd> : ld(1) -- do not search for /usr/lib for libraries.
: Todd> We specifically want this behavior.
: Sorry for unclearness.
: What I wanted to say was:
: gcc -nostdlib does not work exactly as the manual page says.
: In other word, gcc -nostdlib should look for the libraries
: in /usr/lib.
To be clearer for myself, too:
We specifically want the behavior that it *doesn't*.
I could update the manpage for NetBSD installs, I suppose. Other people may
speak up at will as to the other side, but the cc frontend needs that
behavior in some fashion.
-- Todd Vierling (Personal email@example.com; Bus. firstname.lastname@example.org)